one he picked. >> no matter what, you know he'll answer it honestly. all right, all right, all right. also a lot of heads turning on the red carpet. dramatic dresses really standing out. cate blanchett, angelina jolie. both just shined so bright on that red carpet. >> all kinds of highlights ahead. first we want to get to the latest on this massive storm back east. our extreme weather team tracking the latest on the winter blast affecting tens of millions right now. ginger, what do you got? >> this storm started here. it started as record rains in parts of los angeles, other parts of california, too. but it's on the move. all that energy has its target on washington, d.c., parts of west virginia, kentucky. this thing is not just snow, it's sleet and a whole lot of mess. let's get to gio. he'll bring us the rest of the story. good morning, gio. >> reporter: hey, ginger, good morning to you from the famous "rocky" steps. you can see these plows working here in philadelphia.